Oeuvres de Racine [plates only]

Illustrated by Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson (French, 1767–1824), Illustrated by Baron François Pascal Simon Gérard (French, 1770–1837), Illustrated by Antoine-Denis Chaudet (French, 1763–1810), Illustrated by Jean-Guillaume Moitte (French, 1746–1810), Illustrated by Jean-François Pierre Peyron (French, 1744–1814), Illustrated by Pierre-Paul Prud'hon (French, 1758–1823), Illustrated by Gioacchino Giuseppe Serangeli (Italian, 1768–1852), Illustrated by Nicolas Antoine Taunay (French, 1755–1830), Engraved by Pierre-Charles Baquoy (1759–1829), Engraved by François Joseph Étienne Beisson (French, 1759–1820), Engraved by Maurice Blot (French, 1753–1818), Engraved by Jacques-Joseph Coiny (French, 1761–1809), Engraved by Jean Baptiste Michel Dupréel (French, active 1787–1817), Engraved by Henri Marais (French, born about 1768), Engraved by Jean Massard (1740–1822), Engraved by Nicholas Ponce (French, 1746–1831), Engraved by Benoît-Louis Prévost (French, about 1735–about 1804), Engraved by Antoine Louis Romanet (French, 1742–1810), Engraved by Pierre Viel (French, 1755–1810), Author Jean Racine (French, 1639–1699)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Cohen-de Ricci 849-50; Ray, French Illustrated Book, 72


Overall: 48.4 x 35 x 2 cm (19 1/16 x 13 3/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Bound set of 57 etching and engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Bound sets

([Paris: 1801-1805]) Folio; 57 leaves; modern gilt-stamped half red morocco, red marbled paper boards.

Literary illustrations.

[Paris: 1801-1805]


Acquired in 1916 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent